Category «Events»

Decked Out for the Holidays

Monday, Dec. 12, 7pm via Zoom
Presented by Jana Millbocker

Start the holiday season off right with a fantastic tour of gardens in winter with Jana Milbocker of Enchanted Gardens. Visit magnificently decorated conservatories and mansions and beautifully lit gardens during the holiday season!

Tree Portraits by Kristin Flynn

Through December 31
Artist Reception Saturday, December 3
1-3pm Activity Room 

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Artist Statement: Joy for me is being outside in the woods where trees are constant friends. The sunlit oak marking a turn in the trail, the row of maples I pass on a bike ride, the old pasture pine outside my Adirondack shack – I love these trees.

Cooks and Books

Friday, December 16
12:15pm, Activity Room
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This month Cooks & Books will celebrate the holiday season with a festive feast of holiday appetizers while also sharing recipes for favorites holiday cocktails and mocktails. Mushroom Palmiers? Devils on Horseback? Spicy cheddar crackers?

TEA TIME Book Group

Wednesday, December 14
11am in the Activity Room

The book for December is The Night Watchman by Louise Erdrich. Thomas Wazhushk is the night watchman at the jewel bearing plant, the first factory located near the Turtle Mountain Reservation in rural North Dakota.

MYSTERY Book Group

Wednesday, December 22
11am in the Activity Room

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The book for December is Death at the Chateau Bremont by M. L. Longworth. Set in charming and historic Aix-en-Provence, France, Death at the Château Bremont introduces readers to Antoine Verlaque, the handsome and seductive chief magistrate of Aix, and his on-again, off-again love interest, law professor Marine Bonnet.

French Conversation with Claudine Brenner

Tuesday, December 20
1-2pm in the Activity Room

Want to brush up or improve your French with a conversation hour? Claudine is a native French speaker, born in Paris and raised in Europe; following a 30 year Government career abroad, she chose Stone Ridge to retire in.

Spanish Conversation with Francisco and Varcia

Tuesday, December 27
1-2 pm in the Activity Room

¿Hablas español?  If you would like to brush up on your Spanish conversation skills and meet other language lovers in a friendly and stress free environment, come join our class on Zoom, every 4th Tuesday of the month from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm.

KNITTING GROUP

Every Saturday
10am-noon in the Activity Room

The Stone Ridge Library Knitters meet every Saturday morning from 10am – 12noon. All ages and experience levels can join us and drop-in knitters are also welcome. We each bring our own supplies and do our own work, but one of the best things about us is that whatever obstacle or confusion you might encounter, you’re likely to receive as much comment and advice as you need to get where you’re going with a project.

Writers’ Group with Cathy Arra

Group 1:
December 12
4:00-6:30pm in the Activity Room

Group 2:
December 5, 19
4:00-6:30pm in the Activity Room

Two separate writers’ groups meet on alternate Mondays at the library in the Activity room, with a maximum of 10 participants in each group.

MAHJONG

Every Tuesday and Friday
at 10am in the Activity Room

If you are a Mahjong beginner, join us for our Tuesday group. No registration is required. We do encourage players to wear mask while entering and exiting the library, but once you are in the Activity Room, it is up to the group’s discretion.